Stay at Quartiers Apartments
and have Family Fun on Costa del Sol
On Costa del Sol you can enjoy year-round endless leisure and fun plans outdoors. If you visit us with your kids, or if you are an adventurer yourself, here are some things to do in the area.
Things to do on Costa del Sol – Family activities and things to do with children
Wild fauna at Selwo Aventura
When you visit Selwo Adventure you can enter the African savannah and jungle without leaving Costa del Sol. Located in the municipality of Estepona, this wild park constitutes a paradise of fauna and nature where more than 2,000 animals from all over the world coexist, such as antelopes, giraffes, lions, anacondas and Seba’s python. Selwo Adventure also has challenging activities such as the longest zip line in Europe and a suspension bridge, ideal for adventurous spirits.
More information: www.selwo.es
Bioparc, in Fuengirola, is home to different areas that recreate the natural habitats of various wild species. These singular ecosystems form a particularly natural and wild environment in which more than 130 species coexist. Don’t miss the Sumatran tiger!
More information: www.bioparcfuengirola.es
The Amazon Adventure challenge is a great experience to share with family and friends. Its more than 73 games among the trees will test your skills as an adventurer and explorer. Located in Marbella, it is the largest tree adventure park in Andalusia.
More information: www.aventura-amazonia.com
Would you like to see the largest crocodile in Europe? In the Crocodile Park in Torremolinos you can do so. This enclosure has more than 200 crocodiles that all lives in a recreation of their natural habitat.
More information: www.cocodrilospark.com
Reservatauro – The beauty of native animals
Located a few minutes from Ronda, Reservatauro has become an excellent natural park inhabited by majestic animals of the Iberian Peninsula, such as the brave bull and the Spanish purebred horse. The visitor will learn what the bull and horse breeding is like in the middle of the Mediterranean pasture. And the bravest can try their skills in bullfighting, without harming the animal, of course!
More information: www.reservatauro.com
El Cartujano Mijas
El Cartujano is a farm in Mijas that offers the possibility to immerse its visitors in the world of horses, Spanish folklore and se fantastic equestrian shows. You will live a unique Spanish experience.
More information: www.elcartujano.com
Lobo Park Antequera
And how about learning things about a mysterious animal like the wolf? Lobo Park is a 40-hectare park located in Antequera, inhabited by Iberian, European and white wolves from Alaska. You can also participate in the activities offered by the Lobo Park School Farm.
More information: www.lobopark.com
Refugio del Burrito
The donkey refuge Refugio del Burrito is a very special place. It is a natural area in Fuente de Piedra surrounded by olive trees, dedicated to the care and conservation of the donkey. Animals from all over Europe arrive at this sanctuary for recovery.
More information: www.elrefugiodelburrito.com
Karting Experience Miramar is a circuit located in Fuengirola. Motor lovers can get an adrenaline kick driving their go-karts. In the municipality of Campillos you can find a circuit approved by the CIK / FIA to hold international go-kart races. Campillos Circuit gives you a fantastic experience in its 1,588 meters circuit.
More information: www.kartingexperience.com and www.kartingcampillos.com
Between orchids and butterflies
The Orchid House in Estepona is a botanical park that has more than 1,300 flower species and is dedicated especially to the exciting world of orchids. Its 15 meter high waterfall and its 3 glass domes will make you feel like in a fairytale place.
In Benalmádena you will find a butterfly garden where you can walk around surrounded by nature and thousands of butterflies. An experience full of colour and variety.
More information: www.orchidariumestepona.com and www.mariposariodebenalmadena.com
Immerse yourself in the marine kingdom
Selwo Marina in Benalmadena shows the marine fauna. The park is inhabited by aquatic animals and birds from South America and offers a show in the dolphinarium.
Also in Benalmadena, Sea Life delves you into the wonders of an underwater universe surrounded by 5 million litres of water, where you can see more than 2,000 marine animals that inhabit our Oceans.
More information: www.selwomarina.es and www.visitsealife.com
Tivoli World – An amusement park for the whole family
From March to December, Tivoli World opens the doors for you to live days of fun with your family. Located in Benalmádena, it is one of the most popular amusement parks on the Costa del Sol. Its attractions such as the carousels or the roller coaster, in addition to its extensive program of shows and concerts make it really special.
More information: www.tivoli.es
Unforgettable panoramas of the coast of Marbella
You can take a catamaran tour from Puerto Banus to Marbella, with duration of 30 minutes each way. During the trip you can enjoy the panoramic views of the Golden Mile, La Concha Mountain, Marbella and Puerto Banus. Take a walk, lunch or coffee in the old town of Marbella and head back to Puerto Banus with the boat, or by bus.
More information: www.fly-blue.com